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studying history = useless
Europe ApziIsKing 
studying history and overall just studying arts and humanities is useless.. science and math have done so much more good for the world.. history/arts and humanities are just for lazy bums who are too lazy to study something actually complex and then they end up jobless or in a shit job like mcdonalds or just living on welfare and the people who already paid for his college degree now have to pay for his welfare too
2018-01-16 13:41
+1
2018-01-16 13:48
#61
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Brazil Karl_Tanner 
+1
2018-01-16 16:23
fuck off idiot
2018-01-16 23:51
+1
2018-01-17 11:27
+1
2018-01-17 17:30
-1
2018-01-16 13:50
#3
flusha | 
Sweden bbq2213 
history is important because it gives us and understanding for the past and an understanding for the future, which can prevent wars etc. understanding is very important
2018-01-16 13:51
#9
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Portugal Freeman96 
this
2018-01-16 14:11
#13
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Germany ´kamiii 
he is totally right! thats what i wanted to write
2018-01-16 14:18
+1
2018-01-16 14:43
+1
2018-01-16 15:06
+1
2018-01-16 15:09
#42
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Israel JewsWRLD 
+1
2018-01-16 15:54
you dont have to study that. You get enough knowledge by going to school and having history classes for more than 5 years.
2018-01-16 15:57
It's pretty superficial knowledge.
2018-01-16 16:02
#78
Finland MMAd 
If this is sarcasm then you got me :-D
2018-01-16 23:26
why germans are so stubborn to learn from mistakes
2018-01-17 17:25
you really think 5 years of fking school is enough? haha
2018-01-17 17:29
Enough to have basic knowledge about the important dates and main issues to that time. Ofc you can go much deeper but imo its not necessary for people who are not interested in history or incidents in the past.
2018-01-17 17:59
#53
FalleN | 
France nyygma 
+1 Someone with a brain
2018-01-16 16:13
#74
ropz | 
Estonia Eastonja 
+1
2018-01-16 23:15
+1, history is actually the most important humanist shiet
2018-01-16 23:28
#90
Petra | 
Turkey ao1 
+1
2018-01-16 23:50
You mean 'learning on your mistakes'? XD If it was true, Europe wouldn't be in situation like nowadays.
2018-01-17 00:08
Nope that's exactly what they're doing. Trying as hard as possible to be the opposite of Hitler. But they don't realize that what they're doing is actually worse.
2018-01-17 00:47
Lol
2018-01-19 00:32
I would say that, but u already pointed it out
2018-01-17 00:12
understanding and working on a shit job cuz you have a degree in history are two different things
2018-01-17 00:20
+1 its important but whats gonna be your work? topkek
2018-01-17 00:46
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Germany PhoenixD!!! 
history teacher?
2018-01-17 17:26
wow bro well-paid, you will faster make money by making career in mcdonalds
2018-01-17 17:27
#142
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Germany PhoenixD!!! 
are you retarded lol? teachers in germany make a lot of fucking money and have to pay almost nothing for insurance,etc because they are employed by the state
2018-01-17 17:28
1 teacher per a lot of students even if they earn a lot in your country, not the best option still but if you're lucky its something
2018-01-17 17:29
#146
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Germany PhoenixD!!! 
has nothing to do with luck tho,its a job like anything else
2018-01-17 17:30
yes because teachers are most wanted in every region in every school you need at least 15 history teachers, smart german
2018-01-17 17:32
#149
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Germany PhoenixD!!! 
every school usually has 2-4 history teachers,given there are around 50.000 schools in germany thats still alot of jobs
2018-01-17 17:40
you can also have engineer diploma and have shitty job.
2018-01-17 15:24
this, Im an engineer but I think that It's important to know history.
2018-01-17 15:23
#138
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United States DANIELION 
+1
2018-01-17 17:24
in any country history is other and from other sides... we won't know which is right
2018-01-18 21:48
so why we have to study it
2018-01-18 21:49
#4
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Norway darkthronee 
No, i think history is very important, it helps us to understand ourselves more deeply and it helps us to not make same amount of mistakes that we made in the past, i think if you truly want to you understand yourself you have to study history because you are not only 70 years old creature,You barely can understand yourself even in 70 years but amount of wisdom that history offers that is wisdom of all mankind produced for many thousand of years, Then you can actually understand and know who you are. Art is very important to human beings, People can't live without art.
2018-01-16 14:00
#6
flusha | 
Sweden bbq2213 
+1 also history is interesting
2018-01-16 13:58
#8
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Europe marsoc 
damn smart answer on hltv you are god
2018-01-16 14:07
#14
chrisJ | 
Libya v_doo 
history my ass
2018-01-16 14:19
+1 math is love math is life
2018-01-17 05:58
it depends with whom you talk
2018-01-18 21:50
google > college
2018-01-17 00:05
#5
shox | 
Serbia SeegHeilO 
+1 yourself? rly +1 btw
2018-01-16 13:57
+1
2018-01-16 14:21
+1 Ty for shitpost
2018-01-17 00:20
Those Who Forget History Are Doomed to Repeat It
2018-01-16 13:58
#82
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Germany |PinkUnicorn| 
+1
2018-01-16 23:32
#10
s1mple | 
Iceland cy_ro 
-1 13 yo
2018-01-16 14:15
I'm actually 22 yo
2018-01-16 14:23
Tell me your work and what are you studing
2018-01-16 23:14
yes
2018-01-17 00:53
#11
JW | 
Sweden bolognese 
Let people work with their interests. The most important thing is that people enjoy what they do for a living, even if it isn't giving our society as much of a progress.
2018-01-16 14:16
#12
JW | 
Sweden bolognese 
Rather have a million painters that are happy than a millon scientists that hate their jobs and careers.
2018-01-16 14:16
#16
flusha | 
Sweden bbq2213 
Yes that's important too but in this case I think he's just mad that he needs to learn history in school
2018-01-16 14:21
I did hate history in high school and in primary school but I'm currently studying at university, I don't study history anymore. Still, my point stands: history or the arts/humanities will not cure cancer or make your internet faster
2018-01-16 14:26
learn your history man, theres a ton of knowledge and wisdom that has been forgotten that we couldve used today, knowledge about medicine that the industry doesnt want us to use because of politics an economics is just one example. its still out there but big people doesnt wanna use it
2018-01-16 14:34
Curing cancer and making Internet faster won't make you happy every day. Why is your worldview tighter than a virgin's pussy? Why do you keep using letters, they are useless AF.
2018-01-16 16:11
#93
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Germany PhoenixD!!! 
all inventions that modern science is based on are history tho
2018-01-16 23:56
Not only that, but there are brainlets who think the only point of any higher education whatsoever is just to learn a skill for a certain job, which is very sad.
2018-01-16 23:25
you should learn history at least to not repeat old mistakes
2018-01-16 14:21
#19
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Other flynttt 
+1 hitler would have won ww2 if he hadnt repeat napoleon's mistakes
2018-01-16 14:25
#20
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Other flynttt 
first: history is science second: history is as important as any kinda of science
2018-01-16 14:26
humanist science yeah
2018-01-16 14:37
not a science lmao
2018-01-16 20:55
#67
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Other flynttt 
2018-01-16 21:03
exactly, its not a science and you are not a scientist
2018-01-17 05:46
#123
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Other flynttt 
god damn kid
2018-01-17 11:24
I don't think so. If we learn history,we can learn from the past's mistakes,to make a better future for ourselves.We will know where we came from,who we are,our identity,as a nation for example. I think everyone should know history because of this,and it should be a must. Irl it might not be that useful because you are most likely not going to have a better time finding a job or something like that,but life is not only about that.
2018-01-16 14:26
#72
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Hungary Corc 
+1
2018-01-16 23:13
#25
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Brazil spaark1 
everything is history dumbass
2018-01-16 14:37
LOL in Brazil they saw false communists
2018-01-16 14:40
Science and culture are going on along equally. Both have the same impact on humanity, none stands out. Saying that science is superior and history and overall arts is just going to show your precious intelligence and actual knowledge. Man without art will be a depressed slave without a personal life and man with no science will be a lust junkie and bad habits addict bound to die young. Both needed equally, you can choose towards which one you'd lean on but don't forget the other one. Science will give you knowledge, art will give you understanding. Have fun.
2018-01-16 14:48
+1 And every person should know something from science and something from culture. Although your profession is based on science you should know something about history and culture. And it goes visa versa.
2018-01-16 21:13
did someone hacked jovik? this post cant be wrote by that retard lmao Have a gay vodka! -VeryRussianGay
2018-01-17 00:48
You better go and buy some Adidas outfit and watch football in the evening holding a bottle of beer. The last thing I'd do is to listen to what animals think. Have fun.
2018-01-17 02:54
Stick to maaking lists about hltv users. You're too fucking stupid for anything else.
2018-01-16 15:04
you're slowly becoming toxic, glowen what has hltv done to you? smh
2018-01-17 00:16
When was i not toxic
2018-01-17 00:42
I study history ama
2018-01-16 15:06
An welcher uni?
2018-01-17 18:59
Europa-Universität Flensburg ^^
2018-01-18 21:49
#35
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Hungary mongolkurva 
+1
2018-01-16 15:08
History is very interesting and useful, but I agree that it's not really a thing that should be your hobby rather than profession.
2018-01-16 15:09
#38
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Turkey Payynnkilla 
history is one of the best lessons men, always interesting and maybe useful ;)
2018-01-16 15:10
#39
somebody | 
United Kingdom suge 
>Implying politics and philosophy aren't two of the bedrocks of civilisation
2018-01-16 15:11
+1 xD
2018-01-16 16:05
#104
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Indonesia linekerrr 
+1
2018-01-17 00:17
Maybe people are not into science and math? Think about it: if everyone had to study those and be some sort of engineer/scientist, the oversupply would devalue the market value of those professions. The market can only take so much, therefore we would have a lot of well educated scientists in welfare. Simple supply and demand for you.
2018-01-16 15:15
Are you japanese or otako?
2018-01-16 16:01
You dont know who Oliver Tsubasa is? What a newfag
2018-01-16 16:18
I know, so I'm asking, soon a Japanese would not use that nick. I believe you are Brazilian.
2018-01-16 16:19
Course I am, Olivers name in Japan is different.
2018-01-16 16:21
yes i know
2018-01-16 16:22
history is very important to develop your brain , just like math. And also in math some people say stuff like : "hurr durr hurr durr why would i want to learn about sinus and derivation and stuffs like that since i will never use it irl in my job hurr durr" its very good for your brain even if u will use it or not
2018-01-16 15:52
#43
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Portugal DOUTROMUNDO 
Well, people who know maths have more chances of getting a good job then people in humanities, thats truth.
2018-01-16 15:54
Mayb that is true. But although humanities are needed as much as math.
2018-01-16 21:10
#71
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Portugal DOUTROMUNDO 
Of course it is brother it gives you knowledge ( but never absorb teachers´s "knowledge") Because it most of the times distorces the truth and many of them h8 the bible. Anyways im saying this because i already finished school and i studied humanities, i got called many times racist and homophobic because of my biblical views against homosexuality and because i was not in favour of this islamic invasion that they call " refugees" when most of them are economical migrants and muslim troublemakers.
2018-01-16 23:10
aybe you are right, people have learned nothing from the past, we still have Islamophobia (it has already happened against the Jews), economic collapse (crisis of 22), first world war, soon after second war ... The world thinks that it learns , but keeps repeating the same errors differently.
2018-01-16 16:01
1st ww after 2ww,ok
2018-01-17 00:51
You will always have subjects that you will not like, so you just need to focus on the ones you like and try to build a life around it. In my case, I hate physics, maths and all that number sh*t, that's why I chose to study education, history, philosophy and stuff like that.
2018-01-16 16:04
I respect your position but what you said is so dumb. Next time you listen to music or use a computer, close your eyes and turn down the volume since art is useless.
2018-01-16 16:07
+1 that's a very good point
2018-01-16 16:20
yeah but what made the computer or the internet possible? or who created the services/gear that you use to listen to music, i'm pretty sure that engineers made it possible
2018-01-16 20:50
My friend without art you would have nothing. Just think about it what everything art is. Art includes also the literature and in the past people were educated, informed and entertained by it. Art includes also the architecture. Architecture of each age of the history. Without it i cant imagine what would be. And much more... E: And in art there is also web design. Idk how hltv would look or if it even was without an art.
2018-01-16 21:08
Exactly what I meant by saying: "use a computer". No art - no web design. Humanitarian sciences and exact sciences, just like hapiness and sadness, can't live separately.
2018-01-17 13:30
+9999999999999999999999999999999999999999999 and the whole school in germany is useless maybe 1% of the things you learn you are going to need in the future beut the rest is fuckin bullshit
2018-01-16 16:06
No. You are wrong. Education is important. And without history and art you wouldnt be here as you are.
2018-01-16 21:03
Lul
2018-01-17 19:00
The future is the copy of the past
2018-01-16 16:15
#59
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Oceania Bumperer 
We study history to prevent it from occuring again Ex: Most antifa memebrs are retarded, dont knkw history, therefore, bringing back fascism
2018-01-16 16:21
well i doubt that they know math or science either xD
2018-01-16 20:47
no we study history so they can easily brainwash us cuz we are stuck in the past and care more than what happened 60 years ago rather than focusing on whats happening now. u think any country would allow so many refugees without passport if there wasnt a ww2 history and they all scared of being called nazis if they dont accept them.
2018-01-16 23:34
#128
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Oceania Bumperer 
Lmao
2018-01-17 15:14
You are sooo wrong my friend. Without art you would have nothing these days. And history... there is no doubt that it is important. Mayb you need to understand it better what exactly art is. And if you think hisotry is useless then idk my friend. I am just curios what is your age or in what type of school are you in?
2018-01-16 20:59
History is the most enjoyable subject for me. The way humanity adapts and develops is fascinating.
2018-01-16 23:15
it depends about how enthusiastic your teacher is about it
2018-01-16 23:28
+1, tests can be ultra retarted too. Shame such enjoyable subject ruined by those idiots
2018-01-16 23:59
#76
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United States NoKeTchup 
I think every1 should know the history... so u will not repeat the fault in history
2018-01-16 23:19
Don't forget that most of the history you learn is not even true, at least when it comes to America like ppl still believe columbus discovered that shithole
2018-01-16 23:32
history with a good teacher that actually enjoys teaching this subject is way better than with a lame dude that just reading down shit from the book.
2018-01-16 23:37
#85
Finland MMAd 
Studying history and doing art are lit! You will understand when you start :-)
2018-01-16 23:39
but still useless compared to medicine, math, science
2018-01-17 15:45
Yeah if you want to destroy this planet.
2018-01-17 16:23
ye destroy the planet with quik mafs
2018-01-17 17:23
Have those things made our life into better or worse? For example agriculture was invented, because some smarty had an idea that other people can produce food for him, so he can just sit on his fat lazy ass doing nothing. Do you think wild animals are as depressed as we are? We messed up our lives and soon also all life on this planet. By trying to act god. The truth is that we are stupid monkeys who have no idea what we are doing. Soon we will travel to another planet just to destroy it's life :-)
2018-01-17 18:56
"Have those things made our life into better or worse? " no electricity is useless my bad
2018-01-18 00:07
It's used the wrong way though.
2018-01-18 02:13
you are used in the wrong way, you should be picking up cotton or something instead of using a pc
2018-01-18 02:53
the worst part about being smart and studying politics and history, is that you realize how people fool each other, but you cant say it to people, cuz they will judge you as crazy or retarded and you will only start useless arguments about it so enjoy life, try to fuck womans, drink a lot, get high, travel, etc and dont worry about history of the world or anything xd 100% waste of time
2018-01-16 23:39
studying =/= being smart
2018-01-17 17:23
too low iq for an engineering job. too high iq for a humanities job. im stuck
2018-01-16 23:41
its even more needed nowadays, since it looks like we dont learn from history, we keep doing the same mistakes
2018-01-16 23:47
In the future maybe we'll learn from our current mistakes
2018-01-17 00:51
Ppl thought that 100 years ago, 200 years ago.. and it's still the same, but ye we don't know what the future brings
2018-01-17 01:38
Thats bullshit.
2018-01-16 23:48
all kind of information are useless, unless you know what to do about it and history is need it, because there is no need to invent the wheel over an over again, that would be a waste of time just the fact that we are able to pass knowledge to the next generation makes us the most advanced speices on this planet nt 1/8
2018-01-17 00:06
inb4: joke about monkeys
2018-01-17 00:13
Those who don't study history are bound to repeat it . . . .
2018-01-17 00:14
history is good to study overall but not for a degree this shit is completely useless if you gonna apply for a decent job believe me kids
2018-01-17 00:17
#103
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Iceland _meehow 
history let us understand a future so
2018-01-17 00:17
I have Art & design history classes (studying graphic design) and I find it pretty useful. It helps you to understand the base of styles, gives you the knowledge develop your own or/and to adapt to different customer demands (connected to the knowledge acquired in other classes obviously). And not to mention that is a source of inspiration (and this one is very important). So basically this thread makes no sense to me. Oh and btw, graphic design is related to art and you can find plenty of jobs that have nothing to do with Mc Donald's... 0,99999999/8 Sincerely, (._.)
2018-01-17 00:26
It's been a long time Mr. (._.), what have you been up to?
2018-01-17 06:05
Oh hi dude! Its been a long long time indeed. Last couple of years were hard mode. Wasn't able to do much more than surviving one day at a time, but afterall here I am, trying to be back at normal as much as it is possible (._.') I hope life has been good for you sir.
2018-01-19 00:29
Sorry to hear that, props for making it through that time. Life can indeed be a bitch. I'm a college student so I just pretend I know what I'm doing and that seems to be enough for now
2018-01-21 03:07
#111
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Bangladesh Ligma_ 
-2
2018-01-17 00:47
#122
walle | 
United States nixt 
Troll thread
2018-01-17 06:12
#124
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Brazil fuNNa 
studying history is useless
2018-01-17 11:25
#127
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France Matiyu 
its useless when your country doesnt have one
2018-01-17 13:31
I don't Need to pay school taxes
2018-01-17 15:19
If my country's history was something to us, is that we should be home and not going around fucking shit up. Military's fuck-all if the homeland is treated like dirt (Detriot, other ghettos) So yeah, I think history is important.
2018-01-17 15:34
#133
FalleN | 
India PURUSH 
History is not a collection of facts; it's a narrative based on some facts while ignoring other facts. Every narrative has a counter-narrative.
2018-01-17 15:37
#148
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Poland @skaddycsgo 
who are we without the art?
2018-01-17 17:32
retard machines, maybe this guy who creat the topic want be a cyborg or just is a retard kid.
2018-01-18 02:27
lol
2018-01-18 21:47
Without art there wouldn't be this topic or even CS:GO. Somebody studied how to draw graphics. ;-)
2018-01-18 02:14
#166
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United States Paulius_CS 
Clowns like you is why the West is collapsing
2018-01-19 00:32
#167
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Poland furleppe 
Studying history is my hobby and it's fun when you read in depth about causes and effects of some things. But yeah, the history they teach in school is often presented in very boring and shallow way, they force you to learn some dates you don't give a shit about etc. Also as a degree in it doesn't really feel worth it nowadays.
2018-01-19 00:59
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